“Aware of these formidable challenges, the political leadership has begun to turn toward culture, hoping that a reinvigoration of an integrative national identity can reunify Iraqi society and repair paralyzing ruptures among its constituents.”
Publication: Amin Alsaden. “Culture as a Last Resort: Baghdad’s Quest for National Accord Thwarted Internally.” SWP Comments, German Institute for International and Security Affairs, Berlin, Germany (September 2013).
Keywords: policy, nation, unity, culture, music, art, literature, theater, infrastructure, American, invasion, occupation, government, state, regional, pluralism, reconciliation, accord, Baghdad, Iraq, South West Asia, North Africa, Arab world, Germany, European Union
Image: Amin Alsaden